Burkina Faso

Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Burkina Faso: Togo
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Burkina Faso

a desperately poor landlocked country in western Africa


Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
(25) Caleb Weiss, "Al Qaeda branch in Mali claims Burkina Faso attacks," FDD's Long War Journal, March 3, 2018.
Cheick Kante, World Bank Country Manager in Burkina Faso, said, "The efficiency gains achieved through faster and more transparent procurement procedures will increase the value for money of public spending and improve the expected benefits for the population.
This transaction is in line with the new $450 million framework agreement, signed in May 2017, with the Government of Burkina Faso for the coming three years.
In Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou, Islamic militants opened fire at a restaurant frequented by expatriates, killing 17 people there.
At least 17 people were killed and several injured Sunday after three suspected militants attacked a Turkish restaurant near Kwame Nkrumah Avenue in Ouagadougou, the capital of West African nation Burkina Faso. The attackers opened fire on customers seated outside the Aziz Istanbul restaurant.
Supported by the European Union Emergency Trust Fund for Africa, the four-year project aims to spur the creation of dignified jobs and support the sustainable development of micro-enterprises in the ethical fashion and design supply chains in the artisanal cotton and textile sectors in Burkina Faso and Mali.
SES Networks will be providing the full end-to-end solution, including wireless terrestrial communication and integration with the available optical fibre backbone, to connect 881 sites for e-government, education and health across Burkina Faso.
Summary: A Tunisian multi-sector prospecting mission made up of 35 businessmen visited Burkina Faso from October 24 to 27 to conquer its market.
OUAGADOUGOU (CyHAN)- Security chiefs from Burkina Faso and Togo Friday held a meeting in Ougadougou, capital city of Burkina Faso, where the two sides agreed to jointly fight terrorism in the region, a local security source said.
Egypt condemned the terror attack that struck Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou, killing 29 persons.
[USPRwire, Sun Nov 29 2015] The report provides insights into the governance, risk and compliance framework pertaining to the insurance industry in Burkina Faso , including:
20, 2014 - HM King Mohammed VI has sent a congratulatory message to Michel Kafando, who was sworn in as Burkina Faso's transitional president on Tuesday.
[ClickPress, Mon Aug 11 2014] Trends and Opportunities in Burkina Faso Life Insurance Industry to 2018: Market Profile is the result of extensive research into the life insurance segment in Burkina Faso.
On Thursday, Algerian Flight 5017 crashed in the Gossi region near the border with Burkina Faso, with 118 people on board.